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  • Town and Gown set to reunite
    30 Jul 2014 at 3:25pm
    A Cambridge woman who has raised thousands of pounds through running and swimming challenges is urging people to back one of the city’s best loved charity runs this October.

  • New running store set to open in Ypsilanti
    30 Jul 2014 at 11:11am
    YPSILANTI — Ypsilanti runners will soon be able to get their gear without leaving the city; a new running store is coming to town.

  • Adidas to launch Crazylight Boost basketball shoes August 1
    30 Jul 2014 at 8:55am
    Soccer may have been in the spotlight these last few months, but Adidas hasn't forgotten about basketball players. This season, Chicago Bulls center Joachim Noah and other NBA stars will wear the three-stripe brand's new Crazylight Boost shoes, which go on sale to the public August 1. Adidas will launch a second new basketball shoe, the D Rose 5 Boost, on October 16. Optimal energy return ...

  • Cubs beat Rockies in 16 innings, 4-3
    30 Jul 2014 at 8:21am
    Both the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies ran out of relief pitchers in a marathon game. The Rockies then turned to a starter. The Cubs used a catcher - and won. John Baker scored the winning run in the bottom of the 16th inning after pitching a scoreless top half, and the Cubs overcame a three-run deficit to beat Colorado 4-3 on Tuesday night.

  • TCS named Official IT Consultancy partner of Standard Chartered Singapore Mar...
    30 Jul 2014 at 6:07am
    First Marathon sponsorship in Asia Pacific Region Extends TCS Global Portfolio of major running events.

  • Running Could Add 3 Years to Your Lifespan
    30 Jul 2014 at 6:04am
    Title: Running Could Add 3 Years to Your Lifespan Category: Health News Created: 7/28/2014 4:35:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 7/29/2014 12:00:00 AM

  • Well: Running 5 Minutes a Day Has Long-Lasting Benefits
    30 Jul 2014 at 5:43am
    Even small amounts of vigorous exercise could significantly lower a person’s risk of dying prematurely, according to a large-scale new study of exercise and mortality.

  • Running 5 Minutes a Day Has Long-Lasting Benefits
    30 Jul 2014 at 4:11am
    Even small amounts of vigorous exercise could significantly lower a person’s risk of dying prematurely, according to a large-scale new study of exercise and mortality.

  • Rave Run: music, running, helping others
    30 Jul 2014 at 3:58am
    Strap on your running shoes and get ready to party at The Rave Run 5K in Cedar Rapids. It's a neon 5K.

  • Fastest time at S.F. Half Marathon, but no victory
    30 Jul 2014 at 1:14am
    What they were saying was that because Hamm wasn't in the front of the pack her time couldn't be compared to those runners who were at the front of the pack and crossed the finish line first. The other 26,000 runners, including Hamm, were recorded by their "chip" time, meaning how quickly they ran from the starting line to the finish based on a computer tracking chip. Hamm, based on the official ...

  • WOW Finalist in NZAEP Awards
    29 Jul 2014 at 11:29pm
    30th July 2014 Media Release Wanaka: One of New Zealand’s largest and longest running events has been named as a finalist in the New Zealand Association of Event Professionals Awards.

  • 12-Year-Old Bryan Girl Races for Running Glory
    29 Jul 2014 at 10:48pm
    A 12-year-old Bryan track star is headed to Hershey, Pennsylvania to race her way to some track and field glory.

  • ‘It’s the best weekend of the year’
    29 Jul 2014 at 9:05pm
    Leo Foley runs one of his legs of the Great Lakes Relay. The event lasts three days and covers about 270 miles.

  • Crocs, Inc. Appoints Claire Fahie-Conley VP of Retail for North America
    29 Jul 2014 at 8:01pm
    NIWOT, Colo., July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Crocs, Inc. (CROX) today announced that Claire Fahie-Conley, former Vice President of U.S. Retail for Reebok, has been appointed Crocs' Vice President of Retail for North America. In this role, Fahie-Conley will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the retail footprint in North America, including the entire fleet of full-price and outlet stores ...

  • Nike KD7 ‘Global Game’ Releasing Saturday (KICKS)
    29 Jul 2014 at 7:29pm
    The KD7 "Global Game" pays tribute to Kevin Durant’s worldwide travels, and it drops on August 2. The post Nike KD7 ‘Global Game’ Releasing Saturday (KICKS) appeared first on SLAMonline .

  • Running just 5 or 10 minutes a day could save your life
    29 Jul 2014 at 6:46pm
    I run. I didn't always, but now I do. I run because it helps me lose myself, and because it helps me find myself. I run to pull my thoughts together, and when they need scattering.

  • More than a workout
    29 Jul 2014 at 4:14pm
    Chix in Training provides faith-based, women-only fitness boot camps Denise Warner of Tolono tried exercising to workout videos. She tried various group fitness classes. She tried an online beginning running program (for a month). None of it stuck. Last December, Warner tried the Chix in Training fitness program in Savoy, at the suggestion of a friend. She hasn’t missed a session since she began ...

  • Kyle Korver's Insane Offseason Fitness Challenge Involved Running On The Ocea...
    29 Jul 2014 at 2:49pm
    Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is the biggest surprise on the U.S.'s 19-man preliminary roster for the Basketball World Cup . Grantland's Zach Lowe wrote an article on the 33-year-old three-point specialist on Tuesday , and it contains a wild anecdote about his offseason fitness routine. In 2013, Korver started doing a once-a-year Japanese purification ritual called "misogi." As part of the ...

  • Four of the best fitness bands
    29 Jul 2014 at 2:30pm
    FitBit has been in the news this week after releasing a Windows Phone app and there has also been a new fitness band mentioned by a Singapore-based company that wants to turn training into a game with Star.21. Nike were one of the first to bring out a wrist-worn fitness tracker with the original FuelBand and since then it has released the Nike FuelBand SE with better water resistance, more ...

  • Run with the pacers
    29 Jul 2014 at 1:21pm
    The Hyderabad Marathon has experienced runners volunteering as pacers to help new runners